First Posted: 3/30/2008
Nellie Bocker, 87, Moosic and formerly of Old Forge, died March 22, 2008 at the Heritage House, Wilkes-Barre. Her husband, Joseph Bocker, died in 1958.
She was born in Amsterdam, NY, daughter of the late Walter and Margaret Konopick Niski.
Surviving are a daughter, Janet Donati, and husband Hank, with whom she resided in Moosic; four grandchildren, Mark Donati, Audubon, NJ; Donna Mundenar, Avoca; David Donati, Hollidaysburg; and Suzanne Derenick, Moosic; 10 great-grandchildren; brothers, Raymond Niski and Edward Niski; sisters, Margaret Mikruta and Dolores Szala.
She was preceded in death by brothers, Louis Niski and Major Leonard Niski.
The funeral was March 25 from the Ferri Funeral Home, Old Forge.